Christian Dior by Gianfranco Ferre evening gown, Autumn-Winter, 1990, unlabelled as the studio proto-type, of floral printed organdie, gold lace, black and old flecked tulle, the cinammon crepe under-dress with integral corset, the bodice front with outsized, sequined bow, bust approx 81cm, 32in
small split in internal corset (minor), stain to seat area of crepe inner dress - not visible on outside
Faint bleach marks to right hip area from over - zealous cleaning "In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."